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Live Review: Glen Hansard at Walt Disney Concert Hall, November 9, 2015

Glen Hansard performing with Marketa Irglova in 2010

Glen Hansard turned on the waterworks in L.A.

Live Photos: SuicideGirls Blackheart Burlesque at Brick by Brick, November 22, 2015

Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque

The alt models gave a stripped-down performance

Live Review: L7 at San Diego Music Thing, November 14, 2015

L7 by Sarah Beauchemin

L7’s North Park crowd was “ready for the scraping”

Live Review: Born Ruffians at Soda Bar, November 13, 2015

Born Ruffians

The Toronto band was in town for this year’s San Diego Music Thing

Live Review & Photos: Tolan Shaw, Ki, and Jonny Tarr at the Belly Up, October 30, 2015

Jonny Tarr

Three local bands built on their Kaaboo festival momentum

Review: The Nervous Wreckords – The Nervous Wreckord (Part 1)

The Nervous Wreckord Part 1

The San Diego band has a new five-song EP

Interview & Photos: Frank Turner

Frank Turner by Sylvia Borgo

O&B contributor Sylvia Borgo chatted with Frank Turner before his House of Blues show

Live Review & Photos: Hozier at the Open Air Theatre, October 15, 2015

Hozier by Sylvia Borgo

Hozier fans swooned at SDSU

Video: Smile Now Cry Later: “In the Moonlight”

Smile Now Cry Later

The queen of San Diego pop returns

Live Review: Heartless Bastards and Slothrust at the Belly Up, October 19, 2015

Heartless Bastards

The band overcame some sound issues in Solana Beach

Interview: Ash

Ash by Sylvia Borgo

Sylvia Borgo spoke with Irish trio Ash before their recent Music Box show

Live Review and Photos: Paul Weller and The Villagers at The Observatory North Park, October 6, 2015

Paul Weller by Sylvia Borgo

The Modfather brought the hits — and his impeccable style — to San Diego

San Diego: See the New Bill Murray Movie “Rock the Kasbah” for Free


We’re give away 15 tickets to see the movie at any time

Interview: Strange Talk


The synthpop band plays Soda Bar on October 20

The Redwoods Release Free Sampler

The Redwoods

The San Diego label has some songs it’d like to give you

Video Premiere: Normandie Wilson – “Dressed in Pink”

Normandie Wilson

The San Diego songwriter’s new album is out now

Contest: Win Tickets to See Kris Kristofferson and John Prine on 10/31

Kris Kristofferson and John Prine

The two legends will play the San Diego Civic Theatre on 10/31

Live Review: Oddball Festival at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, October 9, 2015

Aziz Ansari

The festival included Aziz Ansari, John Mulaney, T.J. Miller, and more

Live Photos: Garbage at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay, October 6, 2015


Garbage celebrated the 20th anniversary of their debut album

Live Review & Photos: Duran Duran at SDSU Open Air Theatre, September 27, 2015

Duran Duran by Sylvia Borgo

Duran Duran got wild for the super blood moon

Live Review: Van Halen at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, September 30, 2015

Van Halen

The tumultuous ’80s band held it together for a San Diego show

Live Review and Photos: Foo Fighters at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, September 24, 2015

Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters by Sylvia Borgo

Dave Grohl kept the Foo Fighters energy high at the band’s recent Sleep train show

Live Review: Neon Trees at KAABOO Del Mar, September 19, 2015

Neon Trees

The band delivered an electrifying performance at the first annual Kaaboo festival

Live Review & Photos: Kaaboo Del Mar 2015

No Doubt

The inaugural festival featured No Doubt, Zac Brown Band, and more